Stockman Sports refers to all cities outside of Australia’s Major cities as; ‘remote, rural and regional’. This includes areas that are classified as inner and outer regional and remote or very remote under the Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS).
The remoteness areas of Australia according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics are represented in Figure 1.
MAP OF AUSTRALIA ILLUSTRATING THE 2006 REMOTENESS STRUCTURE
Note: Migratory-offshore-shipping, and no usual address, are not mapped. Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics (2013a).